100161 | GERMANY. Dr. Hugo Eckener silver Medal.
100161 | GERMANY. Dr. Hugo Eckener silver Medal. Dated 1924. Commemorating the Transatlantic Flight of the LZ-126 (later USS Los Angeles) to Lakehurst, New Jersey (33mm, 15.25 g, 12h). By J. C. Lauer in Nürnberg.
DR HUGO ECKENER, bust facing / AMERIKAFAHRT DES LZ 126 (ZR III), the zeppelin airship flying left over American coastline; various points of the transatlantic journey chronicled in seven lines in exergue.
Kaiser 449. Mint State. Deeply toned, with an attractive cobalt blue hue near the peripheries; a few light hairlines.
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